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# EXPERIMENT - 02

VALVE TIMING DIAGRAM

PROPULSION LAB

ii. Constant Speed. DATA: Engine 4 stroke. AIM: The experiment is conducted to  Determine the actual valve timing for a 4-stroke diesel engine and hence draw the diagram. Single Cylinder. iv. All the valves operated at some degree on either side in terms of crank angles from dead centre position.Institute Of Aeronautical Engineering VALVE TIMING DIAGRAM VALVE TIMING DIAGRAM i. K.SRAVANTHI . Water Cooled. 5 BHP 1500rpm. THEORY: In a four stroke engine.SANGEETHA . The valves open slightly earlier and close after that respective dead centre position. iii. SRI KRISHNAN 2 . The ignition also causes prior to full compression and piston reaches the dead centre position. opening and closing of valves and fuel injection do not takes place exactly at the end of dead centre positions. PROCEDURE: Prepared by: G. Vertical Diesel Engine.

SANGEETHA . S = Arc length.Institute Of Aeronautical Engineering v. Diameter of the flywheel. VALVE TIMING DIAGRAM Distance from Nearest Dead Centre(cm) Angle ‘’ in degrees Calculations 1. mm Prepared by: G. 1 2 3 Event Position of crank BTDC ABDC BBDC Inlet Valve open Inlet Valve Close Exhaust Valve Open Exhaust Valve Close ATDC 4 vi. K. = S x 360 Dx Where. D D = Circumference of the flywheel  2. No. Observations Sl. SRI KRISHNAN 3 .SRAVANTHI . Angle ‘’ in degrees.

Institute Of Aeronautical Engineering vii. Prepared by: G.SRAVANTHI . K. VALVE TIMING DIAGRAM RESULTS: Draw the Valve Timing diagram NOTE: Dimensions of the flywheel and the marking of the opening and closing positions of the valves are not done because the student has to do so in order to understand how engine works.SANGEETHA . SRI KRISHNAN 4 .